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Flying Dreams
Happenings

Flying Dreams

My dreams the past couple of nights have included some awesome fun times! The first night, I found myself at some sort of amusement park/museum/tourist attraction . . . thing. It kept changing. I went inside a very large building where I climbed a rope ladder – with some difficulty because, you know, ALS – … Continue reading

Please Stand By
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Please Stand By

To those of you who have signed up to receive an automatic email each time I publish a post: I apologize. What you received yesterday was an incomplete draft that was nowhere near ready for posting. I accidentally hit “publish” with a stray eye click. I quickly deleted the post. Now I get to start … Continue reading

Settling into Hospice
Happenings / Medical

Settling into Hospice

We have now met the whole hospice team assigned to us. They are awesome. Every single one. God has gifted some amazing individuals with talents that far exceed their job titles. Working with terminally ill patients and their families might sound like a depressing occupation but everyone is upbeat, thoughtful, sensitive, never in a hurry, … Continue reading

Hospice
Happenings / Medical

Hospice

Some people, I’m sure, hear the word “hospice” and immediately associate it with imminent death, abandonment of hope, end-of-the-line, and such. While it is true that hospice care is not concerned with active treatment of disease in an effort to delay death, deciding to enter hospice care does not necessarily mean death is expected at … Continue reading